• Lactose-Free Coprocessed Excipients for Direct-compression Tableting

    This article describes a new lactose-free co-processed excipient designed for direct compression of sustained-release tablets and compares its functional performance to a physical admixture of the same components. read more
  • Tableting with Poorly Compactible Formulations

    This article discusses factors that contribute to a formulation’s compactibility and ways to mitigate compactibility issues in a tableting process. read more
  • Continuous Versus Batch Pharmaceutical Manufacturing Q&A

    On December 1, 2020, Parsolex and Syntegon Pharma Technology hosted a technical forum entitled “Solving Scale-Up and Technical Challenges in Batch and Continuous Pharmaceutical Production” in West Lafayette, IN, and online. This article contains excerpts from the forum as well as additional comments concerning the application of continuous manufacturing processes in the pharmaceutical industry. read more
  • How Packaging Form and Materials Impact Product Success

    Whether you are launching a new product or enhancing a longstanding, strong seller, a product’s packaging is critical to its success. The first and, arguably, most important factor to consider is the packaging’s ability to protect the product and maintain its quality. Strong packaging choices are essential for brand performance. But how do you decide whether to use a pouch, blister, or bottle? read more